In his fifteen years at the helm of Rome’s Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Sir Antonio Pappano has breathed new life into the orchestra and cultivated a sound that allows for sweeping drama and fine articulation. Boston audiences were thrilled with the orchestra’s sold-out concert in 2018 and look forward to this rare visit from renowned violinist Maxim Vengerov as a highlight of the season.
Amilcare Ponchielli | Elegia
Dmitri Shostakovich | Violin Concerto No. 1
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | Suite No. 3
“Pappano and his orchestra made clear they were a force to be reckoned with”The Boston Globe
“It became clear very quickly that anything Pappano wanted from his orchestra, it delivered with breathtaking responsiveness.”Classicalsource.com
“Maxim Vengerov is...one of the most brilliant violinists you’ll ever hear.”The Washington Post
This performance is made possible in part by support from Celebrity Series LIVE PERFORMANCE! Arts for All Endowment & Innovation Funds, with generous leadership support from Susan & Michael Thonis. Additional support provided by Katie & Paul Buttenwieser.